SOURCE: Galt House Hotel

September 23, 2015 10:08 ET

Gingerbread House Contest Offers 'Sweet' Prize Money

$1,500 in Cash Prizes Up for Grabs in 2015 Contest

LOUISVILLE, KY--(Marketwired - September 23, 2015) - The Christmas at the Galt House Hotel Gingerbread Contest is baking up some sweet opportunities to win big money by showing off your creativity! Amateurs and professionals alike should put their baking hats on -- there's $1,500 in cash prizes on the line.

The deadline to enter is November 15, 2015 at 5 p.m. Gingerbread houses must be delivered to the Galt House Hotel on either November 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or November 17 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

All gingerbread houses will be on display from November 19, 2015 to December 27, 2015 for all guests of Christmas at the Galt House Hotel to view. Including the life-size gingerbread house created by the Galt House Hotel's culinary team.

FIRST PLACE PRIZES:

  • Grand Entry Category: $1,000
  • Amateur Adult Category (Ages 13 & Older): $300
  • Amateur Child Category (Ages 12 & Under): $200
  • Business/Organization Category: Supplementary awards such as, goodie bags, department outings, free event tickets and a grand prize of a table for 10 to Pam Tillis & Friends: A Kentucky Christmas Dinner Show.

ENTRY FEE:

  • Grand Entry Category: $25
  • Amateur Adult Category (Ages 13 & Older): No Fee
  • Amateur Child Category (Ages 12 & Under): No Fee
  • Business/Organization: No Fee

All entries must be 100% edible with the only exception being the base. Judging will be based on the following: originality, creativity, holiday theme, architecture, construction and appearance. For specific rules and regulations, and for an entry form, please visit www.ChristmasAtTheGaltHouse.com/about.

About Christmas at the Galt House Hotel
Christmas at the Galt House Hotel is returning for a magical sixth year on November 19, 2015 in Louisville, KY! Christmas at the Galt House Hotel invites guests to go back in time and experience larger-than-life luminaries that illustrate A Christmas Carol, meet the Snow Fairy Princess, take a stroll down WinterWonder Lane, and see the delight in the faces of the children riding the Peppermint Express Train. Back for a second year with a brand new dinner show is Country Music Superstar Pam Tillis and Friends: A Kentucky Christmas Dinner Show. Christmas at the Galt House Hotel's tickets are now through December 27, 2015. Adult tickets are $15, Child tickets are $5 (ages 3-12), and children under age 2 are free. For more information, visit ChristmasAtTheGaltHouse.com.

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